Mulund: Sr citizen stabbed, bludgeoned to death

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 13:56:54 IST - mumbai

A 70-year-old man was allegedly stabbed and bludgeoned to death in suburban Mulund, police said on Saturday.

No meat sale in Vasai, Virar on Sunday too

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 10:20:54 IST - mumbai

Slaughter and sale of meat in Vasai-Virar was banned on Gandhi Jayanti.Buying meat will also not be possible on Sunday (World Animal Day).

7 top SoBo pvt hosps have no vacant Covid beds

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 01:30:00 IST - mumbai

(This story originally appeared in MumbaiMirror on October 3, 2020)

Covid turns makeup artist into drug peddler

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 08:19:54 IST - mumbai

The pandemic compelled several to change professions and look for alternative sources of income.To make ends meet, a makeup artist and a garment trader took up drug peddling-and ended up in jail.

7 to join 'virtual' London Marathon from Thane

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 08:44:57 IST - mumbai

What does it take to run a virtual London Marathon physically in Thane? Amidst the pandemic, mass-start events such as marathons have to reinvent to stay relevant.

'My Family, My Responsibility': 7L homes surveyed

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 08:24:01 IST - mumbai

More than seven lakh households, comprising 24 lakh people, were surveyed during the first phase of the BMC's 'My Family, My Responsibility' campaign to collect detailed health data from every citizen.

Many upscale places won't be open anytime soon

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 08:36:33 IST - mumbai

Although restaurants have been allowed to open from Monday, many upscale cafes and restaurants say they will continue to stay shut for the moment, choosing the safety of delivery and takeout over the risks of a half-filled dining room.

Mumbai-Pune E-way: Drones to monitor vehicles

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 05:49:39 IST - mumbai

According to the latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report, Uttar Pradesh, with 7,187 deaths, accounted for 13.5% of the total 53,213 fatalities on national highways in 2019.

Maha: Expect rain, thunder, gusty winds today

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 05:37:21 IST - mumbai

The city and neighbouring Thane, Palghar and Raigad can expect thunderstorms with lightning and gusty winds at isolated places on Saturday, as per the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

Mum: Only half restaurants & bars may reopen

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 05:18:59 IST - mumbai

Nearly half the restaurants and bars in Mumbai are expected to start operating at 33% capacity from Monday.The rest may gradually raise their shutters over the next couple of weeks.

Customs officer hit by train, dies in Mumbai

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 05:27:56 IST - mumbai

A customs superintendent was found dead on the railway tracks in Bhandup on Thursday.Balkrishna Kadwadkar (52), had been knocked down by a train, which left him with a serious skull fracture.

Mumbaikars flouting mask mandate despite fines

Posted on Sat, 03 Oct 2020 05:59:58 IST - mumbai

Failure to use masks continues to be a problem in Mumbai even though many other cities, including Pune, that saw a surge in Covid cases a fortnight back, have cleaned up their act, say state government officials.